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AHRENS: Montana Opinion: Smoke shacks harm workers

Given the facts, one has to wonder why a select few Great Falls casino owners want to continue to risk the lives of their workers -- and their customers -- by building smoking huts attached to their casinos. All who are in them, and anyone in adjoining r
Great Falls (MT) Tribune
added Sep 1, 2013 02:50
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[Montana, Virginia] Shadowy DC organization urges opposition to cigarette tax bill, collects emails

a Virginia-based organization that does not disclose its donors nor its spending has launched an online campaign to attack Gov. Steve Bullock and to fight a bill that would increase the state’s tobacco tax....“Paid for by American Potential.”
The Missoulian
added Apr 2, 2017 01:30
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[Montana] Senate passes cigarette tax

The Montana Senate voted 27-22 Thursday to pass a bill that nearly doubles the state tax on tobacco products and imposes a new tax on e-cigarettes, Senate Bill 354, by Sen. Mary Caferro, D-Helena, now moves to the House. The roll-call showed 10 Republica
Bozeman (MT) Chronicle
added Mar 31, 2017 03:06
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Montana Senate panel advances big tobacco-tax increase

A big increase in Montana’s tobacco tax – which could total as much as $70 million a year – won approval Tuesday from a Senate committee in the Montana Legislature. The 9-3 vote by the Senate Taxation Committee sends the measure to the Senate floor and
KRTV (Great Falls, MT)
added Mar 29, 2017 20:43
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Montana Youth E-Cigarette use is WAAAAY Higher Than the National Average

“In Montana, our current usage rates for high school students are 87.5 percent higher than the national rate.” Aune says the state of Montana is attempting to combat the use of nicotine products among youth, with some new advertising. “Right now we have
KGVO Newstalk 1290 AM & 101.5 FM (Missoula, MT)
added Jan 25, 2017 23:49
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[Montana] Mont. High Court Rules Casino Smoking Shelters Break Air Act

Montana Supreme Court ruled Tuesday that the owners of two Great Falls casinos did not comply with the Montana Clean Indoor Air Act when it built enclosed ventilated shelters for smoking patrons.
Law360
added Feb 27, 2015 17:22
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[Montana, Wyoming] LETTER: Smoking bans work for businesses

wish to offer some views from Montana. We passed a no-smoking ban several years ago with a lot of opposition from especially bar and restaurant owners. Lo and behold, the smokers had no place to go except outside and now, it is a norm. The non-smokers ca
Casper (WY) Star-Tribune
added Mar 17, 2013 12:27
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[Montana] Study finds rural youth more likely to use tobacco

“Tobacco use is often more socially acceptable in rural areas, making it more likely that kids living in these communities will also start to use tobacco,” said Kim Davitt, manager of Montana Initiatives in a written statement. “Montana community leaders
Ravalli (MT) Republic
added Aug 25, 2012 13:29
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Montana resident caught fire from cigarette and oxygen tank, CMS asserts

McKnight's Long-Term Care
added Jul 6, 2018 02:42
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[Montana] Bitterroot tobacco prevention chief proposes ecigarette ban

Ravalli County could join other counties like Missoula and Yellowstone Counties in banning ecigarettes from being used in enclosed public spaces. Ravalli County Tobacco Prevention specialist Lyndsay Stover wants to include ecigarettes in the Bitterroot'
NBC Montana (KECI, KTVM, KCFW)
added Apr 19, 2018 15:40
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